queen of the night

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Noun1.queen of the night - tropical American climbing cactus having triangular branchesqueen of the night - tropical American climbing cactus having triangular branches; often cultivated for its large showy night-blooming flowers followed by yellow red-streaked fruits
night-blooming cereus - any of several night-blooming cacti of the genus Selenicereus
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Don't be surprised if I am about to discourse to you regarding the Queen of the Night.
I have now enumerated," said Barbicane, "the experiments which I call purely paper ones, and wholly insufficient to establish serious relations with the Queen of the Night.
Considered to be one the most popular operas ever written, in a German libretto by Emanuel Schikaneder, The Magic Flute begins its tale when three ladies in the service of the Queen of the Night save Prince Tamino from a serpent.
A TULIPS are always a good choice for weddings and the May-flowering tulip Queen of the Night has almost black blooms that shimmer in the light.
Sharleen Joynt was, in both performances, a solid if unmenacing Queen of the Night, reaching the infamous high notes with ease.
Whitney Queen of the Night, on Thursday, May 19, is a musical celebration of the most highly awarded female artist in history with classic hits including I Wanna Dance With Somebody, One Moment In Time, I'm Every Woman, My Love is Your Love, Saving All My Love and I Will Always Love You, with rising West End star Rebecca Freckleton.
The Bodyguard features a whole host of Whitney Houston's greatest hits including Queen of the Night, So Emotional, One Moment in Time, I Wanna Dance With Somebody and, of course, I Will Always Love You.
com)-- ECL Events and Royale Marketing, in tandem with the award winning nightlife experience Queen of the Night, has released the most extravagant New Year's Eve package New York has seen to date, with a price tag of $25,000.
Queen of the night was Taylor Swift with eight awards (not all listed), taking her Billboard tally to a record 20.
row the sound track and teenage nostalgia into the criteria mix, though, and it would make an accelerated ascent to settle somewhere in between Grease and Top Gun, with tracks such as Run To You, I Have Nothing, Queen of the Night and (of course) I Will Always Love You immediately being led away under "total smashers".
The awe-inspiring love story sees Prince Tamino, who is protected from danger by a magic flute, setting out on a fantastic adventure to rescue Pamina, the daughter of the Queen of the Night.
WELSH National Opera is bringing Mozart's Magic Flute to Birmingham Hippodrome and for the Queen of the Night it will be a very special event.